Finding a home will be one of your first priorities when you move to Canada. Residents have many housing options in the Bay of Quinte region, from rural farm houses to urban homes including single family, semi-detached and apartments for sale and rent.
Many newcomers will stay with family, friends or a sponsorship family when they first arrive in Canada. There are many hotels available in the region as well for short-term stays.
There are many options for buying and renting homes available to you in the Bay of Quinte region.
Renting a home
Many people starting out in Canada will rent their first home. Houses, townhouses and apartments are available to rent in different sizes and neighbourhoods throughout the Quinte region.
An average two bedroom apartment in a building in Belleville or Trenton rents for $900/month plus utilities.
Kijiji is an online resource for people looking to buy and sell items and is a great resource for finding a home to rent in the Quinte region. http://www.kijiji.ca/b-apartments-condos/belleville-area/c37l1700129?ad=offering
Buying a home
The average selling price of homes in the Quinte region is $240,000 with several options available above and below that average price. Buying a home in the Bay of Quinte region is 24% less expensive than the national average home price in Canada of $314,900.
Find out more about housing options in Canada in the Welcome to Canada guide - http://www.cic.gc.ca/english/pdf/pub/welcome.pdf
Quinte & District Association of Realtors